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Response to The Flash 'Reg' Lounge 2013-11-24 15:01:56 Reply

At 11/24/13 09:59 AM, Luis wrote: Also Toast was a little shit too, but since meeting him it opened up a new door i suppose, more serious and reserved than i thought. Or he finally grew up or something. hmph

There there - we were all little shits. Also, I can't believe they took your lollipop.

Few years later I just want to say I value you as an artist and animator and it was an honor to discuss stupid shit with you :)

At 11/24/13 05:17 AM, Toast wrote: I'm relieved that this is the prank you were referring to.

I can always post your UCFD application ^_^

Well - here is you bitching after Dan Paladin banned you and I had to email Tom to get you unbanned :) I can keep em coming.

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Response to The Flash 'Reg' Lounge 2013-11-24 15:59:17 Reply

At 11/24/13 03:01 PM, Inglor wrote: There there - we were all little shits. Also, I can't believe they took your lollipop.

The best part is this site keeps a record of everything we all said almost 10 years ago!

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Response to The Flash 'Reg' Lounge 2013-11-24 16:47:01 Reply

At 11/24/13 03:59 PM, Glaiel-Gamer wrote:
At 11/24/13 03:01 PM, Inglor wrote: There there - we were all little shits. Also, I can't believe they took your lollipop.
The best part is this site keeps a record of everything we all said almost 10 years ago!

Yeah I've read some of Rustygame's early posts, and I have to say that he was a huge troll at that time.


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Response to The Flash 'Reg' Lounge 2013-11-24 17:00:00 Reply

At 11/24/13 03:59 PM, Glaiel-Gamer wrote: The best part is this site keeps a record of everything we all said almost 10 years ago!

Hey man! How have you been? Still making games?

Honestly - I ain't got shit on you, you're as clean as a baby :) Just a bunch of never released swfs and stuff.

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Response to The Flash 'Reg' Lounge 2013-11-24 17:42:06 Reply

At 11/24/13 05:00 PM, Inglor wrote:
At 11/24/13 03:59 PM, Glaiel-Gamer wrote: The best part is this site keeps a record of everything we all said almost 10 years ago!
Hey man! How have you been? Still making games?

of course, just steam games now instead of flash games (plus some game jam stuff), see http://bombernauts.com/

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Response to The Flash 'Reg' Lounge 2013-11-25 15:38:18 Reply

Story of this rpg:

"Wait...with two extra lines here, I can remove a hundred lines there."

"I mean, I guess that's possible. Idk."

"Wait, what? How did that work?"

" // not sure how this works, don't touch"

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Response to The Flash 'Reg' Lounge 2013-11-26 00:26:08 Reply

well, THIS doesn't make any sense... ?

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Response to The Flash 'Reg' Lounge 2013-11-26 13:42:56 Reply

At 11/26/13 12:26 AM, egg82 wrote: well, THIS doesn't make any sense... ?

Sure it does, is `update` asynchronous?

Also, it's probably not the best idea to put the draw logic and update logic in the same event loop.

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Response to The Flash 'Reg' Lounge 2013-11-26 16:05:58 Reply

At 11/26/13 01:42 PM, Inglor wrote: Sure it does, is `update` asynchronous?

figured it out just after I posted. Called swapStates (which removes the previous state and loads the next one) at the end of the previous state's update loop, so the next thing it did was call draw. Fixed it by calling create, update, and draw in the swapStates function.

Also, it's probably not the best idea to put the draw logic and update logic in the same event loop.

Fixed it, draw and update are on separate timers with separate, settable variables dictating how fast they run.


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Response to The Flash 'Reg' Lounge 2013-11-26 18:22:15 Reply

Can anyone tell me how to post a game on newgrounds.

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Response to The Flash 'Reg' Lounge 2013-11-26 20:24:25 Reply

At 11/26/13 06:22 PM, Phoenix2001 wrote: Can anyone tell me how to post a game on newgrounds.

Via the project system, though I feel if you're coming here to ask that question you're doing a lot of things wrong.


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Response to The Flash 'Reg' Lounge 2013-11-27 02:01:20 Reply

What've we all been doing this week in terms of games? Specifically playing, but developing works as well.

For me, it's mostly been LoL and a surprise contender for the rest of whatever time I have left, Blacklight: Retribution - honestly i'm not a fan of the FPS genre (actually, I really dislike it) but I've had this multiplayer FPS itch lately that BLR seems to scratch quite nicely.


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Response to The Flash 'Reg' Lounge 2013-11-27 03:46:21 Reply

At 11/27/13 02:01 AM, egg82 wrote: What've we all been doing this week in terms of games? Specifically playing, but developing works as well.

Friend fixed/updated one of the basic systems of our game, so it scrolls infinitely.
Now we need multithreading since the thing my friend was working on is already pumping the game at around 38 FPS on my computer (but in Debug mode, Release goes about double).

Optimization is going to be a biznatch. But the good thing is that most of the base features are implemented, except for AI and particles. Main thing now is going to be content hopefully...(Plant generation etc.)

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Response to The Flash 'Reg' Lounge 2013-11-27 06:54:13 Reply

At 11/27/13 02:01 AM, egg82 wrote: What've we all been doing this week in terms of games? Specifically playing, but developing works as well.

Replaying Fez on my Macbook (originally played it on 360, I'll probably get it on PS3/4 too) and playing Ni No Kuni to practice muh Japanese (got that JLPT next month).

Also trying to learn how to make puzzles, the mobile game I'm working on is probably my first time even trying to do anything puzzly so it's awkward but there's also a music aspect so thats fun at least. I've probably spent most of my time dicking around with the menu screen, tap areas, subtle(read: unnoticeable) effects, colour palettes, swipe/transition speeds etc just generally getting caught up in everything except the game. Also trying to make a perfectly usable editor for a phone screen is a pain, I usually map things to keys all over the place, it's getting there though.

Also I cooked my first steak (sirloin) at a friends house the other day, it was probably the best steak I've ever had. If I had all the money in the world I'd just cook steak everyday.

Indicating what direction to swipe to go left or right is genuinely confusing though, I'm not ashamed of the amount of time I've spent on this.

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Response to The Flash 'Reg' Lounge 2013-11-27 10:48:14 Reply

At 11/27/13 02:01 AM, egg82 wrote: What've we all been doing this week in terms of games? Specifically playing, but developing works as well.

More RPG, but nothing very interesting there. I made a working(!) level editor for a platformer here. Still a bit unsure how I want the temperature mechanic to work. Get too cold and you die seems fine, but I mean hallucinations or hypothermia stuff. And idk how big the game should be.

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Response to The Flash 'Reg' Lounge 2013-11-27 14:09:22 Reply

At 11/27/13 02:01 AM, egg82 wrote: What've we all been doing this week in terms of games? Specifically playing, but developing works as well.

Last weekend I binged out on the new LOZ game for 3DS. It's really good. Probably my game of the year if not top 3.

I've been hacking on a side-project of mine that I am building with a few friends. Not much to show yet, but check it out.

http://civillains.com


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Response to The Flash 'Reg' Lounge 2013-11-27 20:27:49 Reply

@PrettyMuchBryce

Who is Phillip Dorseman?


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At 11/27/13 08:27 PM, Innermike wrote: @PrettyMuchBryce

Who is Phillip Dorseman?

He's a former accountant of mine. He helped me get a few deductions on my taxes in 2008 which saved me over 47 dollars. He's my hero, and every morning I wake up and I ask myself, "Am I doing what Mr. Doresman would do today ?". If the answer is no, I hit snooze and go back to sleep.

Actually it's just a random image I found online and I thought the guy looked really funny

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Response to The Flash 'Reg' Lounge 2013-11-27 22:37:36 Reply

@PrettyMuchBryce

After reading your profile I figured out what I've been missing in my room is a binary print bed sheet. It's not even a want at this point, it's a need.


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Response to The Flash 'Reg' Lounge 2013-11-28 00:04:17 Reply

At 11/27/13 08:54 PM, PrettyMuchBryce wrote:
Actually it's just a random image I found online and I thought the guy looked really funny

Finally, god the years I've been wanting to know that.

I wish I could use include in haxe, dunno, I miss just spamming require in lua :(

At 11/27/13 10:37 PM, egg82 wrote: binary print bed sheet.

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Response to The Flash 'Reg' Lounge 2013-11-28 00:57:07 Reply

@InnerMike Do you have a collection of everything I say in image format?

Didn't touch FD or dota today...what a worthless day. Came home for break, so travel + not having my gaming setup caused that.

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Response to The Flash 'Reg' Lounge 2013-11-28 02:22:53 Reply

At 11/28/13 12:57 AM, MSGhero wrote: @InnerMike Do you have a collection of everything I say in image format?

What? Of course not.

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Response to The Flash 'Reg' Lounge 2013-11-28 03:14:07 Reply

At 11/28/13 12:04 AM, Innermike wrote:
At 11/27/13 10:37 PM, egg82 wrote: binary print bed sheet.

No bed sheets, but I found something pretty close.
http://www.zazzle.com/binary_poster-228298067881002427
(other products section below the image has some neat stuff, too)


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Response to The Flash 'Reg' Lounge 2013-11-29 23:51:00 Reply

"The Reg Lounge... He's dead, Jim."

'nother day, 'nother strangely-made dollar (somehow I keep making these on a single terrible Flash video)
also finally went to get some clothes, I had one pair of jeans and three pairs of underwear left. I have no idea where my underwear went, though I do believe they've found someone else's balls to comfort.

Aaaat any rate it's been a strange couple of days because Turkeys but i'll hopefully be getting back on schedule tomorrow with more content for my channel and more work on the Concerned Joe launcher. I'm almost done with the launcher, guys, I swear D: - I just way-overcomplicated it like I usually do with programming things. Should have some fancy features if that makes up for it.

OH I almost forgot to mention (again) I actually submitted my first AS3 game to the portal a little while back. Made it through with some bumps and bruises, but it made it through. Have a look?

http://www.newgrounds.com/portal/view/628973


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Response to The Flash 'Reg' Lounge 2013-11-30 00:09:57 Reply

At 11/29/13 11:51 PM, egg82 wrote: Aaaat any rate it's been a strange couple of days because Turkeys but i'll hopefully be getting back on schedule tomorrow with more content for my channel and more work on the Concerned Joe launcher. I'm almost done with the launcher, guys, I swear D:

Slide us a copy of the launcher so we don't have to pay omar.

I can't tell if I'm being very productive. I don't have my mechanical keyboard, so typing isn't as fun and I can't dota. I don't have my second monitor, so distractions are a bigger deal. My chair is broken, so I can't be comfortable while coding. I got started with saving game data (mainly just implementing IExternalizable), but that hasn't been much.

my keyboard has cherry blues, so typing is extremely annoying to everyone nearby which is also fun :D
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Response to The Flash 'Reg' Lounge 2013-11-30 00:13:50 Reply

At 11/30/13 12:09 AM, MSGhero wrote: Slide us a copy of the launcher so we don't have to pay omar.

With the system they have, getting a free copy of the launcher won't really get you anything xD
So, yeah. You COULD pirate the game, but no (otherwise free) updates if you do D:


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Response to The Flash 'Reg' Lounge 2013-11-30 00:24:16 Reply

At 11/30/13 12:13 AM, egg82 wrote:
At 11/30/13 12:09 AM, MSGhero wrote: Slide us a copy of the launcher so we don't have to pay omar.
With the system they have, getting a free copy of the launcher won't really get you anything xD
So, yeah. You COULD pirate the game, but no (otherwise free) updates if you do D:

@4urentertainment @3D-xelu I see how it is. For all my future games, I'm gonna check for ng username. If it finds yours, the game will stop and you won't be able to play it until you pay me.

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At 11/30/13 12:24 AM, MSGhero wrote: @4urentertainment @3D-xelu I see how it is. For all my future games, I'm gonna check for ng username. If it finds yours, the game will stop and you won't be able to play it until you pay me.

hah! :P


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Response to The Flash 'Reg' Lounge 2013-11-30 13:23:28 Reply

At 11/30/13 12:24 AM, MSGhero wrote: @4urentertainment @3D-xelu I see how it is. For all my future games, I'm gonna check for ng username. If it finds yours, the game will stop and you won't be able to play it until you pay me.

Now that's just downright evil.

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Response to The Flash 'Reg' Lounge 2013-11-30 17:15:33 Reply

At 11/29/13 11:51 PM, egg82 wrote: http://www.newgrounds.com/portal/view/628973

The keyboard randomly stopped working in the middle of the game so I crashed :(


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